First Fridays on March 3 features Paramount spring art show, Pop Up Shop

First Fridays is art, music, dancing, theater, and more! Visit participating venues and explore downtown on the first Friday of the month.

Party On! 25 Years of Wayne’s World continues at First Fridays on March 3. Free trolley rides & more!

Cover art by Raul Rodea.

March 3 venues:

Paramount Theatre Art Gallery, 23 E. Galena Blvd.
3 – The Spring Exhibit
7 to 9 p.m.

If These Walls Could Talk, 32 S. Stolp Ave.
“Cracked & Colorful” Paintings by Cleo Manuel Krueger
7 to 11 p.m.

Repertoire Reservoir Studios, 14 W. Downer, upstairs
“A Delectable Spectacle”
7 to 10 p.m.

The ArtBar, Two Brothers Roundhouse, 205 N. Broadway
The Postcard Show
6 p.m. to midnight

SciTech, 18 W. Benton St.
Art & Exhibits
6 to 8 p.m.


Ballydoyle, 23 W. New York St.
See venue for details. 

River’s Edge Cafe, 14 W. Downer Pl.
Blues musician Phil McLaughlin plus art by West Aurora High School students
7 to 9 p.m.

Leland Legends, 1 S. Stolp Ave.
Wayne’s World karaoke
8:30 p.m. to close


Gillerson’s Grubbery, 33 W New York St
Windmill Ginger Brew Samples
6 to 8 p.m.

Zen Loft Wellness Center, 6 W. Downer Pl., upstairs
$5 Mini classes and belly dance
6 to 9 p.m.

Aurora Regional Fire Museum, 53 N. Broadway
Pop Up Shop featuring 8 vendors plus Wayne’s World Photo Booth
6 to 9 p.m.

Culture Stock, 43 E. Galena Blvd.
Respect the Mic Spoken Word
8:30 to 10 p.m.

David L. Pierce Art & History Center, 20 E. Downer Pl.
First floor: Camp Hammond
Second floor: Aurora Story
Third floor: Subtext photography group show
6 to 9 p.m.

View Wayne’s basement at 5 E. Galena Blvd. in the old Waubonsee building on Stolp and Galena. 6 to 9 p.m.

On-street trivia & more!

Free trolley rides from 6 to 10 p.m.

Visit for more events.